MBA Degree Specialization

Application deadline for domestic students interested in Fall 2017 MBA and MS programs is September 15.

Finance MBA Degree Concentration

Why pursue an MBA degree in finance?

An MBA specialization in finance prepares graduates students to understand how to access, invest and allocate capital from the viewpoint of both the firm and the investor. Whether you are looking to launch a career in finance and investing or advance your career in business finance, Drexel LeBow’s finance concentration will arm you with skills in mathematics, economics, risk management and more.

How long does it take to get an MBA with a concentration in finance?

The finance concentration can be pursued as part of the full-time or part-time MBA degree program, which can be completed in as little as 18 months or spread out to be completed on your own timeline.

Finance Concentration Curriculum

Required Courses

Students pursuing the MBA finance program are required to take, at a minimum, two three-credit courses from the following:

Course Title Credits
FIN 602 Advanced Financial Management 3
FIN 622 Fin Institutions & Markets 3
FIN 624 Risk Management 3
FIN 626 Investment Management 3
FIN 635 Entrepreneurial Finance 3
FIN 640 Mergers and Acquisitions 3
FIN 642 Bus Conditions & Forecast 3
FIN 648 Intl Financial Mgmt 3
FIN 790 Seminar in Finance 3

Elective Courses

Course Title Credits
BLAW 620 Legal Aspects of Employment 3
BLAW T680 Special Topics in BLAW 3
ECON 614 Macroeconomics 3
ECON 630 International Economics 3
ECON 650 Business and Economic Strategy: Game Theory and Applications 3
INTB 632 Economic Analysis of Multinational Corporations 3
MGMT 655 Knowledge Management 3
MIS 624 E-Commerce Systems I 3
MIS 630 Inter-Active Decision Support Systems 3
MKTG 630 Global Marketing 3
MKTG 650 Marketing Management Cases and Problems 3
OPR 601 Managerial Decision Models and Simulation 3
POM 620 Management of Manufacturing Firms 3
POM 624 Management of Service Firms 3
STAT 634 Quality and Six-Sigma 3



In addition to our business analytics MBA concentration, Drexel LeBow offers a master’s of science in finance program for those looking to pursue a second degree.

Learn about Drexel LeBow’s graduate program admissions requirements for an MBA with a concentration in business analytics or schedule an appointment with an advisor today.